- Be Patient.
Not always everything can go exactly the way we want. Mother nature has kept many things unseen those may go on their own ways. Did you miss your train? No worries, there will be another one. ATMs out of money? Don’t get angry, rather think of an alternative. And finally, Global Compass is always with you. So, you are not alone to solve your problem.
- Meet The Local People
Knowing a place is not complete unless we get to know the people of the place and their lives. Make it a strong point to talk to local people. Basic English is enough to talk to anyone throughout the world. Moreover, we all know a common language, that is Body language. That’s universal.
- Wake Up Early
Begin your day early. Sunrise, being a magical hour for Photography, is always a pleasure to enjoy. Low crowd will help you to interact better with local people and know the place better.
- Keep Extra Cash
In modern day of Plastic Money, you can have virtually everything anywhere with your online pay wallet or credit card. But the world is still cash loving. To cover an emergency, keep some amount of cash at many different places like inner pocket of your main suitcase, a small zipped pocket of your sack, or inside your waist pouch. Few favorite non conventional cash stashing places liked by veteran travelers are socks, under shoe inserts, a toiletry bag, around the frame of a backpack or even sewn behind a patch on your bag.
- Keep a Scarf
This simple piece of cotton cloth may come to us as a God gifted item in outdoors. It is a great Sun protector, a makeshift towel, a carry bag, a mask, a bandage and a what not.
- Emergency Kit
May sound funny as you are always backed up by your efficient travel advisor and travel guide, but it is always good to carry a small personal travel kit with few essentials. A candle, a match box sealed inside a small plastic sachet, a small multiknife, a razor blade, piece of cotton thread, small note book, a ball point pen, small pack of vaseline, cotton and a bandage roll.
- Back everything up
Keep copies of your both digital and physical documents. Hard copies of your passport, visas, driver’s license, birth certificate, health insurance card etc can be kept in a bag other than where you keep the original. All serial numbers, and important phone numbers also can be kept in hard along with them. Accessing online storage and Digital copies may come troublesome sometime or link failure may pop up at very crucial moment. Hard copy is the hard answer for that situation.
- Take Plenty of Photos
Take plenty of photos. Nowadays photos eat electrons only and need cheap electronic storage devices. So, taking many of them does not cost much. Meeting people at a remote place may be a once in life time affair. But few good picture frames of the event can keep the event alive for whole life.
- Find an alternative
Impossible itself is an impossible thing. Facing trouble to achieving something or reaching somewhere through a known way means there has to be some other way. We need to just find out the path. Trust your trusted compass to find the direction to proceed. Undoubtedly, its Global Compass for you.
Finally, keep Telephone number and all other contact details of Global Compass handy with you. Efficient workforce there is keeping track of your travel and remaining alert round the clock to attend your calls.